ASHLEY FURNITURE HOMESTORE - POSITION DETAIL

Team Leader, Warehouse - Calgary Distribution Centre

Department: Logistics
Location: Calgary
Job Type: Full Time
Professional Areas: Warehouse
Salary Range: Depending on Qualifications
Description:

How did we get to be the #1 retailer in North America?

With innovative marketing concepts, quality products and state-of-the-art manufacturing methods, Ashley Furniture HomeStores continue to have a stream of satisfied customers who contribute to our continuous growth.  But we know we couldn’t do any of this without our talented employees. Our employees are committed to providing an exceptional customer experience. Our employees make the difference!

With 12 stores located in Manitoba, Alberta and Saskatchewan we are proud to be one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies for over 10 years making us an elite member of the Platinum club.  As the #1 retailer in North America and a 50 Best Managed company we have demonstrated that we have a successful past and a solid future.  Plan your future with us!

We are currently seeking a Team Leader, Warehouse for our Calgary Distribution Centre located at 4733 52nd Ave SE.

JOB SUMMARY

Leads a warehouse team to ensure the effective and efficient loading and unloading of product, and placement of product in the racking, in order to provide exceptional customer service to our customers.

POSITION OVERVIEW

  • Encourage team productivity while leading by example to achieve distribution performance goals
  • Administer warehouse product including proper handling and movement of damaged merchandise
  • Enforce warehouse safety programs in order to provide a safe and clean workplace for employees
  • Support and participate in the company’s training initiatives including Job Specific Training procedures
  • Ensure clear communication with warehouse, store and corporate staff
  • Assist in completion of departmental initiatives delegating and assigning tasks to merchandise handlers
  • Understand, follow and ensure compliance with all safe work practices and rules

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma preferred
  • Physically able to lift and move furniture objects up to 100lbs
  • Demonstrated ability to learn in-house computer programs
  • Lift truck certified or able to successfully complete company certified training
  • Able to lead others in prioritizing and juggling multiple tasks and workload
  • Demonstrates the company’s Core and Leadership competencies

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Able to conduct physical work in hot and cold environments
  • Flexible schedule requirements including evenings and weekends
  • Able to operate various equipment (dock levellers, hand trucks, cardboard baler, garbage baler, lift trucks

Ashley is committed to investing in our employees through world class training programs and a great work environment that solidify our position as an employer of choice. What do we offer?

  • Market competitive wages;
  • Comprehensive benefits plan, educational assistance program and excellent employee discounts;
  • Career growth and continuous development;
  • Respectful and family-oriented working environment with strong company values.

Plan your Future with us!

 

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